By Chisom Okpala :
Awka, Nov. 6, 2019
(MOI) Following visit by the British High Commissioner of Nigeria, Ms Catriona
Laing, Anambra State, Government has called for renewed collaboration between
the state and the High Commission.
Deputy Governor, Dr
Nkem Okeke, who represented the Governor, noted that the High Commission should
gear up through partnership to strengthen existing relationships and even
develop new areas.
``We are hoping for
your assistance in developing the state,’’ the Governor stressed.
British Commissioner, Ms Laing said the Mission was ready to contribute toward
growth of the state and the country.
She stressed that
as part of their mission, they would reposition the African region.
``We are committed
toward building on the strong history between the UK and Nigeria.
``We are looking to
see how we can deepen and strengthen the collaboration between the UK and
Nigeria,’’ the High Commissioner Laing added.
The visit took
place at the State Government House, Awka, where the High Commissioner and her team
were received. (MOI)